Loblolly

Definition of Loblolly

Lob´lol`ly
n.1.Gruel; porridge; - so called among seamen.
Loblolly bay
(Bot.) an elegant white-flowered evergreen shrub or small tree, of the genus Gordonia (Gordonia Lasianthus), growing in the maritime parts of the Southern United States. Its bark is sometimes used in tanning. Also, a similar West Indian tree (Laplacea hæmatoxylon).
Loblolly boy
a surgeon's attendant on shipboard.
Loblolly pine
(Bot.) a kind of pitch pine found from Delaware southward along the coast; old field pine (Pinus Tæda). Also, Pinus Bahamensis, of the West Indies.
- Smollett.
Loblolly tree
(Bot.) a name of several West Indian trees, having more or less leathery foliage, but alike in no other respect; as Pisonia subcordata, Cordia alba, and Cupania glabra.

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